Flight Lands in Mumbai Under Emergency Conditions Due to Suspicious Package

NewsCore via FoxNews.com 11/4/2010

A Delta flight from Amsterdam to Mumbai landed under emergency conditions at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Thursday after an unidentified object was discovered in the aircraft’s cargo, Indian broadcaster NDTV reported.

All 244 passengers departed the aircraft which was taken to an isolated area and searched by an anti-explosives squad.


US to spend $200 million a day on Obama’s Mumbai visit

Press Trust of India/NDTV 11/3/2010

Mumbai: The US would be spending a whopping $200 million (Rs. 900 crore approx) per day on President Barack Obama’s visit to the city.

“The huge amount of around $200 million would be spent on security, stay and other aspects of the Presidential visit,” a top official of the Maharashtra […]

Britain and US protest after India tightens tourism rules

Tougher visa rules follow arrest in US of Mumbai terror suspect who visited India on multiple-entry visa

Gethin Chamberlain in Delhi Guardian [UK] 21 December 2009

Britain and the US have lodged a diplomatic protest with India after the government in Delhi introduced rules barring tourists from returning to the country within two months of […]

Police expect Mumbai-style terror attack on City of London

by David Leppard The Sunday Times [UK] December 20, 2009

Scotland Yard has warned businesses in London to expect a Mumbai-style attack on the capital.

In a briefing in the City of London 12 days ago, a senior detective from SO15, the Metropolitan police counter-terrorism command, said: “Mumbai is coming to London.”

The detective said […]